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Social mobility and corporate development

by Philippe Aghion

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Published by Dept. of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPhilippe Aghion, Thomas Piketty
SeriesWorking paper / Dept. of Economics -- no. 93-20, Working paper (Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Dept. of Economics) -- no. 93-20.
ContributionsPikett, Thomas
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. :
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24637019M
OCLC/WorldCa30324689

  Social mobility is in decline in Britain, with more than half of people saying the government is failing to do enough to help the least well off, according to a survey . Can sport serve as a vehicle for social mobility of disadvantaged social groups? How and to what extent are different forms of social capital created through sport participation? Sport and Social Mobility: Crossing Boundaries takes up these questions through a critical examination of the ways in which sport facilitates or inhibits upward social g: corporate development.

Cultural Exclusion in China: State Education, Social Mobility and Cultural Difference (Comparative Development and Policy in Asia Book 1) - Kindle edition by Yi, Lin. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Cultural Exclusion in China: State Education, Social Mobility and Cultural Manufacturer: Routledge. Sociology is the study of society. It is a social science—a term with which it is sometimes synonymous—which uses various methods of empirical investigation and critical analysis to develop and refine a body of knowledge about human social activity, often with the goal of applying such knowledge to the pursuit of social g: corporate development.

Recent research in the economics of human development and social mobility re-tains its focus on skills and the technology of skill formation. It establishes the impor-tance of accounting for: (1) multiple periods in the life cycle of childhood and adult-hood and the existence of critical and sensitive periods of childhood in the formationMissing: corporate development.   Social capital indices (Putnam ) – which are proxies for the strength of social networks and community involvement in an area – are very strongly correlated with mobility. For instance, high upward mobility areas tend to have more religious individuals and greater participation in local civic organizations.


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